Where Does Local Search Fit in a World of Apps?

by Michael Boland
Where is Google’s place in a world where the browser is no longer the front door? On the desktop, trillions of web pages compel an index and a friendly entry point. But an app-heavy mobile environment — already siloed into neat little buckets — doesn’t beg for a core search engine. This is obviously worrisome for Google as the world transitions to mobile and 80 percent of mob ...Read the full article